Mala Fide dotcom

The absence of a thing is not its opposite.

Monday, April 4, 2011

Don’t incorrige me…

From Merriam-Webster

Equivoque

Pronunciation: `e-kwə-vōk,`&#275-

Function: noun

Etymology: French équivoque, from équivoque equivocal, from Late Latin aequivocus

Date: 1599

1: an equivocal word or phrase; specifically : pun

2: a : double meaning b : wordplay

"A man who could make so vile a pun would not scruple to pick a pocket." – John Dennis

posted by latiolais at 0800  

No Comments

No comments yet.

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.

Powered by WordPress
©2002-2011 Ray Adam Latiolais